Monthly Archives: March 2018

New industrial policy in next few weeks

March 12th, 2018 | APTSO EXPORTS™ | Tags:

Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu today said new industrial policy will be announced in the next few weeks, which will focus on new industries that will drive future growth of the country. There is a great opportunity for partnerships between India and France across various areas, Prabhu said at the Indo-French Economic Partnership signing ceremony. ..In the ministry of commerce and industry, we have already identified few sectors which we think will be the new thrust sectors of India. We are modernising our existing industry… the new industrial policy which will […]

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Industry should have regional approach on sustainable development

March 9th, 2018 | APTSO EXPORTS™ | Tags:

Indian industry needs to look at sustainable development issues relevant to different regions in the country and avoid a one size fits all approach, Minister of State for Corporate Affairs P.P. Chaudhary said on Tuesday. Addressing the industry chamber Ficci-organised India Sustainability Conclave here, the Minister also said that good corporate governance was not just a means of enhancing long-term value for companies but also to provide lasting benefits to consumers and other stakeholders. Corporates, therefore, need to look beyond the four walls of their companies and strive to match […]

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Bengaluru may get private agricultural marketing yard

March 9th, 2018 | APTSO EXPORTS™ | Tags:

Four years after building a new agricultural marketing yard on the outskirts of the city, authorities finally managed to shift only 40% of traders from the old yard in Yeshwantapur to the new one. While this has eased traffic around the busy Yeshwantapur area, traders who are not happy with the facilities at the new yard are planning to build their own yard. The Department of Agricultural Marketing developed an alternative market in Dasanpura so as to meet the increasing demand for space, besides decongesting the busy Yeshwanthpur area. The […]

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MSME ministry launches portal for women entrepreneurs

March 9th, 2018 | APTSO EXPORTS™ | Tags:

The MSME Ministry on Thursday launched a portal for women entrepreneurs of India, on the occasion of International Women’s Day. The portal for women entrepreneursof India: www.udyamsakhi.org was unveiled by the Minister of State (Independent Charge) of MSME, Giriraj Singh, in a program today at the Ambedkar International Centre, New Delhi. The Minister said that India has around 8 million women who have started and are running their own businesses and the Ministry of MSME believes that the women in India can play a vital role in the growth of […]

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